If you grow a vegetable garden each year, you know that a plan is essential for a successful gardening season. I learned from experience. I would start too late in the season and try to catch up to where my garden ought to be. This year I created a square foot garden plan using Gardener's Supply Company's free Kitchen Garden Planner.
Cucumbers, peas, bush beans, spinach, and carrots are planned for my newest garden addition... a 3x3 raised garden bed!
These are the little guys about two week ago (I have yet to take recent pics):
Learn how building a raised garden bed yourself is more cost-efficient than buying one in tomorrow's post!